New Listening and Learning Tours Starting September 19

Posted Thursday, September 13, 2018


Join Superintendent Dr. Charles Foust, his cabinet and staff to hear about the district's vision, moving forward, and working together at the next Listening and Learning Tours! Read More


Board of Education Highlights for Tuesday, September 11

Posted Thursday, September 13, 2018

In an effort to experience the learning taking place in our classrooms, the Board of Education held their meeting at John F. Kennedy Elementary School (JFK). JFK, which has about 456 students in grades K-5, strives to create a culture of success with clear goals, effective communication and collaboration. Read More


Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools Named One of the Best Companies in Kansas City, KS

Posted Thursday, September 13, 2018

Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools (KCKPS) was named one of the best companies to work for in Kansas City, Kansas by Zippia. Zippia is a three-year-old, web-based company that is working to create a resource that provides information on potential career paths and employment opportunities for job seekers. Read More


Introducing Infinite Campus 

Posted Wednesday, September 12, 2018

Check out our new video about  the features of Infinite Campus, our new student information system.


The KCKPS Welcome Center is Closed on Thursday, September 13, and Friday, September 14

Posted Monday, September 10, 2018

Due to technical issues, the KCKPS Welcome Center will be closed this Thursday, September 13, and Friday, September 14. Thank you for your understanding and patience.

Teach in KCKPS While Earning Your Master’s in Education

Posted Monday, September 10, 2018

If you have a bachelor’s degree in science, technology, business, engineering, math or English/language arts, you can develop the skills needed to make a difference in the lives of students. The Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools has a Teaching Fellows program which will allow you to teach full-time while earning your teaching certification or master’s degree in education. Read More


Congratulations Whitney Morgan and Emily Dennis

Posted Monday, September 10, 2018

Emily Dennis and Whitney Morgan 

Whitney Morgan has been recognized as the secondary finalist at the Region III Awards Banquet for the 2019 Teacher of the Year.  Read More


Saturday Family Language Academy

Posted Friday, September 7, 2018

The Saturday Family Language Academy will be starting Saturday, September 15 from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at Northwest Middle School. There will be classes for the entire family to learn English in a relaxed experience. A meal will be provided and different community resources will be available for questions.

  • September 15
  • September 22
  • September 29
  • October 6
  • October 13 

Saturday Family Language Academy PDF


KCKPS Job Openings

Posted Thursday, August 23, 2018 

Learn how to apply as well as essential functions of this KCKPS position and other job openings by clicking

KCKPS Community Academy Provides Education About the School District

Posted Wednesday, August 15, 2018

Are you interested in learning about our outstanding students, rigorous curriculum, highly-touted initiatives and the dedicated staff of Kansas City, Kansas Public Schools (KCKPS)? The KCKPS Community Academy is for you.

The school district is accepting applications for upcoming afternoon and evening sessions, which will be held:

  • Sept. 6 to 25, 2018 on Tuesdays and Thursdays: 1 to 4:30 p.m. (six classes)
  • Sept. 4 to 27, 2018 on Tuesdays and Thursdays: 6 to 8:30 p.m. (eight classes)

Click here to apply. View more information about the program on the district website: Click KCKPS Community Academy. Read More